How bulimics' brains are different

How bulimics' brains are different

(CNN) She wanted to feel numb. She wanted to take back power over her own body. She wanted to be in control. So, she ate. Then, she purged, and just like that, a self-destructive cycle of bulimia began in Sydney Fitzgibbons' life. Fitzgibbons now describes herself as a passionate, resilient and kind-hearted 22-year-old with a strong sense of humor. Based in Denver, where she works as a paramedic, she can often be found riding a bike among the breathtaking blue spruce and ponderosa pine trees that adorn the Colorado landscape. Yet, about three years ago, Fitzgibbons was just starting this...

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